A school bus driver was arrested on Wednesday for using eight teenagers to attack a 15-year-old boy, said police director Jerry Speziale.
A city man pleaded guilty on Wednesday to committing multiple robberies with a firearm at local grocery stores, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Five men have been arrested and charged with attempted murder and weapons offenses for their role in a weekend shooting on lower Main Street, said police director Jerry Speziale on Thursday morning.
A man unloading heroin and crack-cocaine from his Highland Street home was arrested while making a sale on Auburn Street on Tuesday evening, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.
Keeping his campaign promise to rebuild the ranks of the city’s police force, mayor Jose “Joey” Torres on Tuesday morning swore in 30 new police officers.
A 33-year-old Bergenfield man suffering from an opioid overdose on Auburn and Fair streets was revived by police officers using anti-overdose medicine Naloxone, according to authorities.
The city’s weekly drug sweep yielded 28 arrests and 686 glassine envelopes of heroin, said police director Jerry Speziale.